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Rush Holt, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

Full Name: Rush D. Holt, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (NJ) - District 12, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1998
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Margaret; 3 Children: Michael, Dejan, Rachel
Birth Date: 10/15/1948
Birth Place: Weston, WV
Home City: Hopewell Township, NJ
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
Issues: Economy
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administration, Environmental Protection Agency - Protection for Agricultural Workers Exposed to Pesticides
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Federal Building Concession Workers in Executive Order to Raise Minimum Wage
Feb. 7, 2014 When Women Succeed, America Succeeds; 95,000; Working for You
Jan. 30, 2014 Holt, New Jersey and National Leaders Host "When Women Succeed, America Succeeds" Forum
Dec. 4, 2013 Letter to Fast Food Chains - Raising Minimum Wage
Nov. 20, 2013 Honor Transgender Day of Remembrance
Oct. 11, 2013 E-Newsletter: Egenda - The Shutdown in New Jersey
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
May 7, 2013 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1406, Working Families Flexibility Act of 2013
Dec. 7, 2012 537,535
April 26, 2012 Senator Lautenberg & Representative Holt Introduce Bill to Combine Business Skills, Science Expertise in Developing Products and Companies
Feb. 1, 2012 Motion to Instruct Conferees on H.R. 3630, Temporary Payroll Tax Cut Continuation Act of 2011
Dec. 1, 2011 Workforce Democracy and Fairness Act
Sept. 15, 2011 Protecting Jobs From Government Interference Act
Feb. 14, 2011 Holt, Petri Introduce Bipartisan Legislation To Help Prepare American Workers For Retirement
Feb. 14, 2011 Holt, Petri Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Help Prepare American Workers for Retirement
Dec. 23, 2010 Protecting Social Security
Nov. 17, 2010 Letter To Jacqueline Berrien, Chair of the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission - Possible Discrimination Against the Unemployed
May 1, 2010 A Call for $23 Billion Teacher Jobs Fund
Dec. 16, 2009 Jobs For Main Street Act, 2010
Dec. 10, 2009 Tax Extenders Act Of 2009
Nov. 6, 2009 Unemployment Compensation Extension Act Of 2009
Nov. 5, 2009 House Passes Extension Of Unemployment Insurance Benefits
Sept. 22, 2009 Unemployment Compensation Extension Act Of 2009
Jan. 9, 2009 Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009
Nov. 17, 2008 Holt and Pallone Laud Federal Grant Funding for Fort Monmouth Workers
June 12, 2008 Holt Introduces Online Job Training Legislation
Nov. 7, 2007 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 3685, Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2007
July 17, 2007 Public Safety Employer-Employee Cooperation Act Of 2007
April 25, 2007 Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act Of 2007
June 29, 2006 Supporting Intellingence and Law Enforcement Programs to Track Terrorists and Terrorist Finances
July 27, 2005 Postal Accountability and Enhancement Act
March 2, 2005 Job Training Improvement Act of 2005
March 2, 2005 Providing for Consideration of H.R.27, Job Training Improvement Act of 2005
Feb. 9, 2005 Holt Fights To Restore Workforce Investment Act Funding Authorization Legislation Amendments Designed to Reverse Bush Cuts to Critical Job Training...
Sept. 24, 2004 Letter to Mr. Glenn Tilton, Chair of United Airlines
June 3, 2004 Back to Work Incentive Act of 2003
April 2, 2004 Pension Funding Equity Act of 2004
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Workforce Issues
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